DIY Idea: Give New Life to Old Folding Chairs

Design for Mankind

The upcoming fall season and holidays often mean accommodating extra guests with additional seating. If you are looking for a way to spice up your old foldable chairs to create a more festive look, consider this DIY from Design for Mankind.

Whether your look is classic black or vibrant hues, swaping out the standard material and adding a fresh coat of paint can turn a boring metal chair into something party worthy.

This project can be done relatively easily and with basic materials.

Christine explains:

I'm planning a little get together to soak up every last bit of summer and to celebrate my mister's birthday. In preparation for our guests, I added a splash of paint and pattern to some dull folding chairs. Who says functional can't be fun? Here's a peek at the transformation...

Find the full instructions at Design for Mankind.

(Images: Christine Wisnieski)